Editorials

OUR VIEW: Shootings get more brazen by the day

If this pattern of idiocy continues in Surrey, it’s only a matter of time before innocent victims die

  • Sep 7, 2017

OUR VIEW: Tired rhetoric after every Surrey shooting isn’t cutting it anymore

Quotes from the past show we aren’t getting anywhere when it comes to Surrey’s never-ending cycle of violence

  • Sep 1, 2017

OUR VIEW: Big portable promises enticed Surrey votes – so what’s the plan?

Before the election, the NDP talked a big game about ridding Surrey of school portables. Now we hear nothing but crickets.

  • Aug 31, 2017
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OUR VIEW: No tolls means no money for new Pattullo Bridge

Whatever solutions are explored – one thing is clear: We will be waiting longer and/or paying more for much-needed infrastructure in Surrey.

  • Aug 29, 2017

OUR VIEW: Sick Surrey woman needs her family – now

As her condition worsens, Elsa Nega needs help taking care of her children, but getting here has proven needlessly difficult for her siblings

  • Aug 23, 2017

EDITORIAL: Tread carefully with $15/hour promise

Province should measure impact of 50-cent hike in minimum wage before promising to jump to $15

  • Aug 17, 2017

Debate of national anthem lyrics is ‘moot’

Making the lyrics more inclusive does not reject tradition, but respects it

EDITORIAL: Don’t be duped by bogus bills

Pay attention to your bills. If you don’t, you might pay out more hard-earned money than you should

  • Aug 8, 2017

Heavy lifting ahead for BC Liberals

As the BC Liberals move into the unfamiliar confines of opposition, they’ll have to choose who best will lead them

OUR VIEW: Be smart, Surrey – don’t let your phone control you

Study shows increasing smartphones getting more of our attention

  • Aug 1, 2017

OUR VIEW: Daunting task ahead for Surrey’s defenders of Hawthorne Park

Surrey residents’ campaign to protect Hawthorne Park from city council’s plan to run a road through it presents yet another case study in what democracy is all about.

  • Jul 25, 2017

OUR VIEW: Time to get harsh with careless and selfish fire starters

The blatant disregard too many are showing must be met with more severe consequences. It’s very much a me-first attitude that plagues us.

  • Jul 20, 2017

EDITORIAL: The weight of justice delayed

Years-long wait takes toll

  • Jul 20, 2017

OUR VIEW: Wearing lifejackets saves lives

July 1 to 9 marks National Fishing Week in Canada

  • Jul 12, 2017

SIMPSON: Canadians rally for wildfire victims

It’s encouraging to see the province – and nation – come together for the thousands affected

EDITORIAL: Too long a wait for safer travels

For safety’s sake, changes should come quicker

  • Jul 6, 2017

EDITORIAL: Reaffirming our Canadian identity

A historic reminder of what it means to be Canadian

  • Jun 29, 2017

OUR VIEW: Stalking coyote a symptom of fallen forests in Surrey

With so much natural habitat lost to development in our city, increasing encounters with wildlife should come as no surprise.

  • Jun 29, 2017

Liberal gamesmanship carries risks

The BC Liberal Party could find itself alienating the support that has kept it in power for 16 years.

Dad finally gets his day

Sunday is Father’s Day

  • Jun 18, 2017